Richard Puleston Esq. of Emral
- Born: Abt 1322, Emral, Flintshire, Wales
- Marriage (1): Lleiky ferch Madog Foel ap Iefan
- Died: Abt 1388 about age 66
2nd son of Sir Roger Puleston of Emral.
Source: The History of the Princes, the Lords Marcher, and the Ancient Nobility of Powys Fadog, and the Ancient Lords of Arwystli, Cedewen, and Meirionydd by J. Y. W. Lloyd, Vol. II (London, 1882) has from Cae Cyriog M.S.; Lewys Dwnn, vol ii: "Madog of Bers, 2nd son of Robert Puleston of Emrall, ab Richard ab Sir Roger Puleston."
Source: Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700 by Frederick Lewis Weis and Walter Lee Sheppard, Jr, ed. by William R. Beall & Kaleen E. Beall (Baltimore, 2008)., Line 249-35 (Lowri ferch Gruffydd Fychan).
Sources vary in birthdate - abt 1322 or abt 1330
From Welsh Biography Online - http://yba.llgc.org.uk/en/s-PULE-EST-1283.html :
"ROBERT PULESTON, son of Richard Puleston of Emral (alive 1382/3 - B. M. Harley MS. 1971), was a witness in the celebrated Scrope-Grosvenor trial of 1836, together with Owain Glyn Dwr (q.v.) , whose sister Lowry he married. For his part in the rebellion Robert's estates in the counties of Chester, Salop, and Flint were forfeited (Cal. Pat. Rolls, Henry IV, 1399-1401, 370), but were later restored. "
Noted events in his life were:
• Alive, 1383. B.M. Harley MS. 1971
Richard married Lleiky ferch Madog Foel ap Iefan, daughter of Madog Foel ap Iefan and Efa verch Yr Hên Dafydd.